Historical Events In August - 01
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on August - 01.
0527 On this day in history justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on August - 01.
0607 Ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607) on August - 01.
0649 On August - 01 pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7]
0860 Peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II on August - 01.
0902 On August - 01 aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
1021 On August - 01 synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 English barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier on August - 01.
1137 On August - 01 louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 On August - 01 peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III
1190 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1203 On this day in history alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
1291 On August - 01 everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence)
1322 Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian on August - 01.
1404 Earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland on this day in history.
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on this day in history.
1485 On this day in history henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 On August - 01 jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
1495 On August - 01 jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America
1498 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on this day in history.
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on August - 01.
1588 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada on August - 01.
1589 Murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III on this day in history.
1619 On August - 01 first black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1619 On this day in history 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1626 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on August - 01.
1628 Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism on this day in history.
1628 On August - 01 francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
1642 On August - 01 ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643]
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on this day in history.
1664 On August - 01 battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu
1667 Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48 on this day in history.